exclusion clause

noun Insurance.
a clause in a policy stipulating risks not covered in the policy.
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Main Entry:  exclusion clause
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a section of a contract that removes the liability for a particular risk
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Example sentences
The court found that the pollution exclusion clause in the policies precluded coverage.
If an exclusion clause is ambiguous, it should be construed in favor of the insured.
The district court concluded that the upper layer policy's exclusion clause barred coverage under that policy.
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